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Papers of the Newark Eagles Negro League baseball team and Effa Manley. The collection includes letters, rosters, biographies of players and much more!



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Newark Eagles Papers
1932 Brown, Oliver W. 'Butts'
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Nominates Joseph Rainey to chair the NNL.
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Newark Eagles Papers
May 14, 1935 Rudich, Mark
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Accepts invitation.
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Newark Eagles Papers
May 14, 1935 Soden, David F.
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Accepts invitation.
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Newark Eagles Papers
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Schedule for the first half of the 1936 season.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Apr 14, 1936
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Ticket sales and expenses.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Apr 19, 1936
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Ticket sales and expenses.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Apr 20, 1936
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Ticket sales and expenses.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jun 15, 1936
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Receipt of salary.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jun 17, 1936
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Receipt of salary.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jun 19, 1936
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Receipt of salary.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 8, 1936
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Receipt of salary.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Aug 14, 1937
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Receipt of salary.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 8, 1937 Greenlee, William Augustus 'Gus'
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Invitation.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 29, 1937
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Payment for publicity.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1938 Woodruff, Howard C.
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Acknowledgment of passes received.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 28, 1938 Negro National League
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Slight reduction in player salaries necessary.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 29, 1938
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Legal fees.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 24, 1938 Wilson, Thomas T. 'Tom'
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Checks received and sent. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 27, 1938 Harden, John H.
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From Atlanta Black Crackers, re: park booking, Mr. Baker
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Newark Eagles Papers
May 27, 1938 Donnan, J. W.
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Encloses tax forms.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jun 6, 1938 Fertig, Harold I.; J. C. Abramson & Company
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Tax preparation.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jun 9, 1938
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Report of income for taxes.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jun 9, 1938
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Report of income for delinquent taxes.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jun 28, 1938 Thomas, J. H.
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Invitation to visit baseball park.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jul 13, 1938
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Protest of check drawn.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jul 22, 1938 Manley, Effa
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Copies of letters, scheduling
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jul 22, 1938 Schepps, Madison C.
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Regarding games with "colored soldier baseball team"
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jul 22, 1938 Manley, Effa
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Letter re: cancellation
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Newark Eagles Papers
Aug 1, 1938 Manley, Abraham L. 'Abe'
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Payment for clothing.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Aug 3, 1938 Manley, Abraham L. 'Abe'
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Acknowledgment. Booking suggestion. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Aug 3, 1938 Johnson, John Brady
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Booking offer.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Aug 4, 1938 Manley, Abraham L. 'Abe'
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Booking suggestion. Satchel Paige has gone to Mexico. Leon Day is injured. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Aug 20, 1938 Wolfe, W. W.
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Letter re: Mr. McDuffie, pitcher
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Newark Eagles Papers
Aug 22, 1938 Manley, Effa
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Yankees - Eagles game
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 8, 1938 Yancey, William 'Yank'
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Various players
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 11, 1938 King, Beauregard
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Scheduling and terms
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 16, 1938 Manley, Abraham L. 'Abe'
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Accepts booking dates and terms. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 21, 1938 Donnan, J. W.
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No reply to letter, taxation.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Sep 28, 1938 Fertig, Harold I.
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Taxes, accounting.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Oct 4, 1938 Manley, Effa
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Tax questions.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Oct 6, 1938
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Unemployment benefits.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Nov 1, 1938 Matthews, Francis 'Fran'
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Reply to letter about a missing jacket. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Payment of tax.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Repairs to bus.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Ticket to sportswriters' dinner.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Gasoline.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Ticket to sportswriters' dinner.
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Newark Eagles Papers
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Joint meeting of NAL and NNL.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Accounts and payments.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Booking fees.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Payment of tax.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Park rental agreement.
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Newark Eagles Papers
1939
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Invitation to sportswriters' dinner.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 2, 1939 Eisner, Mortimer
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Acknowledgment. Settlement of case.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 4, 1939
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Clothing cleaning. Uniforms.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 11, 1939 Manley, Abraham L. 'Abe'
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Payment for rent.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 11, 1939 Manley, Effa
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Tax questions. Encloses letters and forms.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 20, 1939 Lundy, Richard 'Dick'
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Arrangements for training camp. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 20, 1939 Lundy, Richard 'Dick'
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Arrangements for training camp. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 20, 1939 Lundy, Richard 'Dick'
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Arrangements for training camp, and terms.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 23, 1939
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Unemployment benefits.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 23, 1939 Schepps, Madison C.
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Arrangements for training camp, and terms.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 26, 1939 Carey, Richard E.
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Tax summons.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 26, 1939
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Unemployment benefits.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 26, 1939
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Unemployment benefits.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Jan 30, 1939 Manley, Effa
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Tax questions. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 2, 1939 Manley, Abraham L. 'Abe'
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Acknowledgment. Arrangements for training camp.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 2, 1939
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 4, 1939
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Receipt for rent.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 6, 1939 xxxxxxxxxxxx
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Future game dates. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 7, 1939 xxxxxxxxxxxx
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Acknowledgment. Unable to provide uniforms. Future game dates. Seeks help in contacting Ruffin. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 8, 1939
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Unemployment benefits.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 9, 1939
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Unemployment benefits.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 14, 1939
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Acknowledgment. Arrangements for series. Disagrees about terms. Future game dates. Other matters.
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Newark Eagles Papers
Feb 14, 1939 Rose, Bob
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Baseballs and uniforms.
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